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Function: To settle the account of John Singer Dexter with the U.S. for payments to soldiers of the RI line. Includes: Date of payment, name of payee, amount of each certificate, total amount due each soldier, soldier's signature and occasionally a sicp1ature to witness soldier's signature. Signatures were somet1mes made by heirs, attorneys, etc. This material has been microfilmed.
Series consists of the name, address, color, military liability, and serial number (of unknown origin) of males ages 21-30.
Weekly publications dedicated to military history & the United States Armed forces
Includes Western Union telegram, Furlough order, and request for furlough
Collection consists of personal memborabilia belonging to Harold G. Fletcher acquired during his serivice as Seargeant later Warrant Officer with the 118th Engineers Company B and HQ and Service Company, 43rd Infantry Division during the period of the 1930's through the 1950's
Offices of Directory & Purveyer General of the Military Hospital, Surgeon & Physician General, Adjutant General, Quartermaster General, & Commissary General established, October 30, 1779, pursuant to “Act for Better Forming, Regulating & Conducting the Military Force of this State” (C#00210 – Acts & Resolves of the General Assembly, 1779 – 1780, Vol. 7 # 19; abstract, “Schedules”, October Session, p. 33)
The President Abraham Lincoln tribute subscriptions consists of $1.00 donations made by Rhode Island residents to honor the memory of President Lincoln as part of a $100.00 tribute to be presented to Mrs. Lincoln and family by Governor James Y. Smith. Selected items include donations from Market Men of Providence, residents of East Providence and Pawtucket, employees of Sayles Bleachery, and the Bristol Steam Mill.
Articles or services furnished by the Quartermaster General’s Department to Rhode Island military forces, governmental agencies, organizations or individuals engaged in federal service during the Civil War.
Documents related to the service of men during the Revolutionary War. Included are: returns of companies, returns of officers of regiments, pay rolls, clothing accounts, and other documents which list individual names and relate other information about their service.
In 1908, Quartermaster General J.B. Alshire published 127 colored lithographic plates depicting each type of individual clothing and insignia (from head to foot) authorized for all officers and enlisted men of, and for all branches of the U.S. Army. These illustrations were based on the uniform regulations of 1907.
- Names: Rhode Island. Adjutant General's Office (1780-) X
- state government records 12
- Rhode Island--History--Civil War, 1861-1865. 2
- World War, 1939-1945. 2
- military commissions 2
- publications (documents) 2
- Military uniforms 1
- Military uniforms -- History 1
- Military uniforms -- History -- 20th century 1
- Revolutionary War, American 1775-1783 1
- United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783. 1
- annual reports 1
- correspondence 1
- financial records 1
- official reports 1
- photographs 1
- scrapbooks 1 ∧ less
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
- Rhode Island. Governor (1647-) 1